Soul/R&B/Reggae Singer and Bandleader

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Joanna Teters is carving a place for herself in the hearts and minds of today’s music lovers with original, forward-thinking, new school soul music. Increasingly recognized for her ability to switch effortlessly from lush, deeply sultry tones to rugged reggae and blues, Teters’ serves her audiences with playful and energetic yet poised performances of both original compositions and covers. After many formative years in the mountains of upstate New York, she then went on to pursue her degree at Berklee College of Music where she began to develop her craft over the years as bandleader, songwriter, front woman for Mad Satta, Drew ofthe Drew, and SUNDUB, to name a few. When she is not touring in Europe or the US or sharing the stage with notable artists like Emily King, Jacob Collier, Thundercat or Moonchild, she resides in Brooklyn, NY. Along with her bassist/producer CARRTOONS, in 2018 Teters released her debut solo record, the highly anticipated album “Warmer When It Rains,”and closely followed with the release of the hip-hop/soul influenced EP entitled “Back To Brooklyn." She is currently simultaneously working on her next solo release and her first full length original reggae album with her band SUNDUB.

RECENT VENUES: Mercury Lounge (New York, NY) Hotel Cafe (Los Angeles, CA), Daryl’s House (Pawling, NY), Johnny Brenda’s (Philadelphia, PA), Jack London Revue (Portland, OR), Yoshi’s (Oakland, CA), Brighton Music Hall (Boston, MA)

NOTABLE RELEASES: Warmer When It Rains LP (2018), Back to Brooklyn EP (2018), Rootless -Single (2019)

HOMEBASE: Brooklyn, NY

GENRE: Soul, R&B, Pop, Reggae

SOUNDS LIKE: Amy Winehouse, Moonchild, Erykah Badu



“Her debut solo EP, Warmer When it Rains, offers a diverse and captivating selection of songs that tug your heartstrings and make you want to dance all at once. Teters’ songs are palatable to the casual listener, aided by warm instrumentation and her enchanting lilt.”


“Warmer When It Rains does indeed signal an evolution in Joanna Teters' songwriting and sound with her sultry voice as the common ingredient in this delicious gumbo of love-centric songs.”


“Waving the flag for future-soul, mixing old school vibes with jazz and modern day funk”